Murray Kesselman

Current Leadership Positions

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health
Medical Director, Pediatric Day Unit
Medical Director, Children's Hospital Sedation Program
Pediatric Intensivist, PICU Children's Hospital
Attending Pediatrician, Pediatric Special Care Unit
Associate Medical Director, Children's Hospital Transport Team

Clinical Focus

Dr. Kesselman focuses on the care of critically ill children and technology-dependent children living for extended periods in the Pediatric Special Care Unit. For many years, Dr. Kesselman has been involved in developing and furthering the use of procedural sedation for children needing painful procedures or prolonged radiologic studies and the safe and effective transport of children.


MD University of Manitoba
Pediatrics Residency University of Manitoba
Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Current Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Critical Care
  • Pediatric Sedation
  • Pediatric Transport 
  • Medical Volunteer in resource limited countries

Murray Kesselman